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Deposit funding becoming more attractive for European banks

March 21, 2023

The loan-to-deposit ratio across the continent has decreased since the end of the global financial crisis. 

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The Banker’s Top 100 US Banks 2023

March 17, 2023

The past year saw a wave of consolidation in the US banking sector, with many regional players expanding their footprint through acquisitions and leaping up the ranking as a result. 

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Credit Suisse shored up by central bank

March 16, 2023

The embattled Swiss lender has seen its deposits plummet by more than 40% in the past year.

Pakistan’s economy unravels

March 14, 2023

The International Monetary Fund is due to release a tranche of over $1bn to the country.

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Spanish banks most exposed to Argentina

March 7, 2023

In 2023, the South American country’s high inflation is expected to surpass 100% and economic growth estimated at 0.3%.

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Inflation: beyond the headlines

February 28, 2023

Headline inflation does not help in investigating how inflation impacts distinct population groups and countries differently. 

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Has credit in emerging markets reached a dangerous level?

February 21, 2023

Credit expansion in emerging market economies has been rising steadily for years and reached a peak in 2020. 

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Estonian banks solid despite high inflation

February 14, 2023

The Baltic country’s banking sector is demonstrating resilience to external shocks.

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Israeli banks warn of growing risk from judicial reform plans

February 7, 2023

The proposed overhaul of the judiciary will discourage foreign investors, critics say.

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The Top 500 Banking Brands 2023

Top 500 Banking Brands 2023

February 1, 2023

The world’s biggest banking brands have increased their value for the second year running, despite a contraction in the longstanding engine of growth — China. 

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